It's that time of year again! The Global Frackdown will be on 11 October. This is a global day of action with events taking around the world. This year, we decided to focus on the one thing that helps fuel the unconventional fossil fuel industry - the banks. Specifically we're calling out HSBC for funding… Continue reading Global Frackdown: Get the Frackers Local Bank!
Frack Off London are offering subsidised travel to this year's Reclaim the Power camp in Blackpool. We will have two coaches leaving from Victoria. The coach times are below: Departing from Victoria Rail Station 9am on Thursday 14th 6pm on Friday 15th Departing from Reclaim the Power 3pm on Sunday 17th 3pm on Tuesday… Continue reading London Transport to Reclaim the Power
Raithlin Energy have started to set up their drilling rig at West Newton which has made it the new battleground for extreme energy in the UK. On the weekend of 26-27 July, we will be heading to the West Newton Community Protection Camp to offer solidarity and support. We will be leaving at 8:30am on… Continue reading Solidarity Weekend: West Newton Community Protection Camp
9 June kicks off the start of the national We Need to Talk About Fracking Tour. The tour announcement comes fresh off the heels of publication of an open letter where scientists, charities and cultural figures demand a halt to fracking until we've held an independent debate on the issues. This national debate will have… Continue reading We Need to Talk About Fracking Tour
Today the Queen is expected to announce a change in the trespass laws to allow companies to drill underneath our homes without first seeking our permission. This proposed change in law comes after Greenpeace successfully formed a legal block around a drilling site in Fernhurst forcing Celtique Energie to modify their planning application.  Under… Continue reading Queen To Announce Changes to Trespass Laws
Cluff Resources AGM 21 May 2014, from 10am K&L Gates Offices One New Change, London, EC4M 9AF On Wednesday, Cluff Resources will be holding their AGM at the posh offices of K&L Gates in London. Cluff Resources currently own 5 underground coal gasification (UCG) licenses around the country. UCG involve burning coal in place underground. … Continue reading URGENT CALL OUT! Demo at Cluff Resources AGM THIS Wednesday
On 12 May, we will be joining Fuel Poverty Action to demand that we Bin British Gas outside British Gas's AGM in London. Last year, Centrica which is owned by British Gas bought a 25% share in Cuadrilla's Lancashire drilling operation. We know that fracking won't bring down our bills. It also won't reduce the… Continue reading Join Fuel Poverty Action to Bin British Gas